Our Story


FFMP has been a mainstay of the Montreal legal community for 100 years.  Small by choice, FFMP is able to render diverse and immediate service, exercise control over the quality of its work, and provide creative and time-sensitive solutions to the most challenging of mandates.

We are a boutique commercial firm, with extensive experience in insolvency, restructuring, and commercial litigation, as well as in financing and complex business transactions. Our expertise is derived from a long history of working with multi-national corporations, banks, and other financial institutions, as well as family businesses and individuals.

Some of the most important and complex mandates in Canada have been entrusted to us over the years. We have acted as insolvency counsel to Olympia & York, as lead counsel to the plaintiffs in Canada’s largest professional negligence lawsuit relating to the bankruptcy of Castor Holdings Ltd., and as lead counsel to debenture holders contesting the BCE Inc. $52 billion leveraged buyout, to name a few.

With a roster of highly regarded and skilled lawyers and legal professionals, we offer tailored solutions to solve complex legal problems and we represent our clients aggressively and effectively.